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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #17: Archimedes

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#17: ARCHIMEDES—222'3"While her Web site, www.yachtarchimedes.com wasn’t fleshed out at presstime, and as per her owner’s instructions Feadship hasn’t released much information, we do know that...

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America’s 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #18: White Cloud

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#18: WHITE CLOUD—220'10"From Singapore to the South of France, there’s barely a harbor White Cloud hasn’t visited. She was in Thailand earlier this year, for example, before heading to one of...

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America’s 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #19: Allure Shadow

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#19: ALLURE SHADOW—220'0"Six guest staterooms, all with balconies, and a dining area that lets you watch a helicopter land and take off from the deck are among the features making this...

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America’s 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #20: Turmoil

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#20: TURMOIL—209'0"Because the late Gary Comer, the founder of Lands’ End clothing company, was passionate about preserving the environment, he had his yacht equipped with special equipment to...

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America’s 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #21: Apogee

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#21: APOGEE—205'0"Water skis, fishing gear, kayaks, you name it; Apogee’s got it. There’s even a jukebox and karaoke system to keep guests entertained (or, as the case may be, running to their...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #22: Fortunato

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#22: FORTUNATO—204'5"Some yachts show off new paint jobs, others show off an extension or restyling. Not to be outdone, shortly after New Year’s Day, Fortunato showed off a cool new accessory:...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #23: Mylin IV

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#23: MYLIN IV—200'0"Seen in Norway in July, Mylin IV has been visiting northern climes in summertime for the past few years. She’s the larger of two yachts (see no. 38) belonging to Mickey...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #24: April Fool

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#24: APRIL FOOL—199'10"Despite what other yachts her size range feature, April Fool has just four guest staterooms. Her owner planned to cruise with just intimate parties, so he didn’t feel the...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #25: Mduse

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#25: MDUSE—198'10"Mduse, whose name means jellyfish in French, is the second yacht on our list owned by Paul Allen (see no. 2). He’s traveled to some amazing places onboard, including the...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #26: Blue Moon

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#26: BLUE MOON—198'0"You’ll have to pardon the residents of Milwaukee who went a little nuts last July when this yacht pulled into town. You see, some of them swore they saw Oprah Winfrey and...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #27: Paraffin

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#27: PARAFFIN—197'2"Why would a 400-bottle wine collection be aboard a yacht unless there was a gimbaled champagne holder to accompany them, to prevent precious drops from spilling? Seriously,...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #28: Pegasus

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#28: PEGASUS—196'9"Formerly known as Aviva II, this lady had us a bit confused last year. One reliable source insisted her owner under that name was American, while others declared the owner...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #29: Oasis

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#29: OASIS—194'9"When this yacht’s owner was putting together the build and design team, he chose Glade Johnson for the styling because he was a fan of Johnson’s handiwork aboard another Lrssen...

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